Cable & Telecom

Wind makes another plea for 700 MHz spectrum set asides

TORONTO – Wind Mobile made a final appeal to Industry Canada and the federal government to set aside a portion of the 700 MHz spectrum for exclusive bidding by new wireless entrants.  The rules for the pending auction are expected to be announced shortly. In a statement on Friday, CEO Anthony Lacavera said that the idea of spectrum caps, which was proposed by Telus,  will not only shut investors out of the pending spectrum auction, buts it puts the ‘Big Three’ incumbents interests ahead of consumer interests. “If Minister Paradis makes a decision to announce ‘caps’ over ‘set aside’ for...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.